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The New York Philharmonic presents

The New York Philharmonic Ensembles

Sunday | January 12, 2025 | 3 pm

Up Close and Personal Join Musicians of the Philharmonic for personal and intimate performances, and experience the personality of the performers. See how a small setting can amplify a huge musical event! JOAQUÍN TURINA  –  Piano Trio No. 2  JOSEPH HAYDN  –…

(classical)

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KAUFMAN MUSIC CENTER PRESENTS

CAG On Tour

Tuesday | January 14, 2025 | 2 pm

TUESDAY MATINEES Works by Shaw, Fauré and Dvořák Four acclaimed artists, all Concert Artists Guild prizewinners, captivate audiences with their virtuosity and passion: violinist Nathan Meltzer, violist Jordan Bak, cellist Sydney Lee and pianist Wynona Wang. Winner of the…

(classical, new-music, season-highlights)

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Kaufman Music Center & Washington National Opera Co-present

Washington National Opera – American Opera Initiative

Thursday | January 23, 2025 | 7:30 pm

GREAT VOCALISTS Talented creative teams. Powerful stories. All-original opera. WNO’s acclaimed commissioning program for contemporary American opera enters another exciting season – showing how short opera can move and inspire us! Talented composer-librettist teams will showcase three…

(classical, new-music, vocal-performance, season-highlights)

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KAUFMAN MUSIC CENTER PRESENTS

Aristo Sham, piano

Tuesday | February 4, 2025 | 2 pm

TUESDAY MATINEES Works by Frédéric Chopin, Kaija Saariaho, Johannes Brahms and John Ireland Hailed by as a pianist “whose playing combines clarity, elegance and abundant technique” (The New York Times) and a young artist with “boundless potential” who can…

(classical, season-highlights)

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The New York Philharmonic presents

The New York Philharmonic Ensembles

Sunday | February 16, 2025 | 3 pm

Up Close and Personal Join Musicians of the Philharmonic for personal and intimate performances, and experience the personality of the performers. See how a small setting can amplify a huge musical event! ZOLTÁN KODÁLY  –  Serenade, Op. 12  ROBERT SCHUMANN…

(classical)

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KAUFMAN MUSIC CENTER PRESENTS

Haydn’s String Quartet Op. 76, No. 1

Monday | February 24, 2025 | 7:30 pm

WHAT MAKES IT GREAT? Hosted by Ron Kapilow and featuring the Balourdet Quartet Haydn’s String Quartet Op. 76, No. 1 reveals the most famous composer of his time at the peak of his powers. An extraordinary innovator who established and developed the string quartet, Haydn wrote for an…

(classical, season-highlights)

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KAUFMAN MUSIC CENTER PRESENTS

Songs from My Fair Lady, Camelot & Brigadoon: Lerner & Loewe’s Greatest Hits

Monday | March 10, 2025 | 7:30 pm

WHAT MAKES IT GREAT? Hosted by Rob Kapilow and featuring vocalists Emily Albrink & Ben Jones Explore some of the best-known songs by the unlikely duo of opposites that dominated the Broadway stage for decades. Lyricist Alan Jay Lerner, scion of a wealthy New York family, teamed up with…

(musical-theater, season-highlights)

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KAUFMAN MUSIC CENTER PRESENTS

Derek Bermel with Ying Quartet & Aaron Diehl

Thursday | March 13, 2025 | 7:30 pm

ARTIST AS CURATOR Curated by Derek Bermel DEREK BERMEL  – String Quartet No. 2: Songs of Nameless Ancestors  New York Premiere            LEONARD BERNSTEIN  –  Sonata for Clarinet and Piano DAI WEI  –…

(classical, new-music, season-highlights)

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KAUFMAN MUSIC CENTER PRESENTS

Hina Khuong-Huu, violin

Tuesday | April 8, 2025 | 2 pm

TUESDAY MATINEES Works by César Franck, Maurice Ravel and Camille Saint-Säens First-Prize winner of the 2023 Elmar Oliveira International Violin Competition, violinist Hina Khuong-Huu has performed around the globe appearing as soloist and collaborator with many of today's…

(classical, season-highlights)

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KAUFMAN MUSIC CENTER PRESENTS

Chanticleer

Friday | April 11, 2025 | 7:30 pm

GREAT VOCALISTS The Grammy-winning vocal ensemble Chanticleer has been hailed as “the world’s reigning male chorus” by The New Yorker, and is known around the world as “an orchestra of voices” for its dazzling virtuosity and impassioned musicianship. Founded in San…

(classical, new-music, vocal-performance, season-highlights)

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Kaufman Music Center and Gateways Music Festival co-present

Curtis Stewart – Seasons of Change

Friday | April 25, 2025 | 7:30 pm

ARTIST AS CURATOR Curated by Curtis Stewart Curtis Stewart, violin with musicians from the Gateways Music Festival The four-time Grammy-nominated violinist and composer gives the world premiere of his 24 American Caprices, a recomposition of Vivaldi’s Four Seasons as the frame for an…

(classical, new-music, season-highlights)

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Music International Grand Prix presents

Music International Grand Prix Winners Concert 2025

Saturday | April 26, 2025 | 12 pm

Enjoy outstanding musical performances by the 1st place Winners of the 5th annual Music International Grand Prix Competition in Voice, Piano, Strings, Winds & Brass, Ensembles, and Original Composition.  Talented artists from around the world gather in NYC to compete in the Finals. …

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The New York Philharmonic presents

The New York Philharmonic Ensembles

Sunday | May 4, 2025 | 3 pm

Up Close and Personal Join Musicians of the Philharmonic for personal and intimate performances, and experience the personality of the performers. See how a small setting can amplify a huge musical event! GIOACHINO ROSSINI  –  String Sonata No. 3  LEOŠ JANÁČEK…

(classical)

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KAUFMAN MUSIC CENTER PRESENTS

Taylor Raven, mezzo-soprano

Tuesday | May 13, 2025 | 2 pm

TUESDAY MATINEES Works by Florence Price, Henri Duparc and Gustav Mahler Mezzo-soprano Taylor Raven is a “vocal sensation” (Washington Classical Review) who is quickly establishing herself in opera, concert and recital. This season she returned to the San Francisco Opera for a role debut…

(classical, vocal-performance, season-highlights)

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KAUFMAN MUSIC CENTER PRESENTS

Ella Fitzgerald & Oscar Peterson: Standards by Jazz Legends

Monday | May 19, 2025 | 7:30 pm

WHAT MAKES IT GREAT? Hosted by Rob Kapilow and featuring vocalist Gabrielle Stravelli, pianist Willerm Delisfort & more TBA Host Rob Kapilow and a remarkable group of performers celebrate “The First Lady of Song” and one of the greatest jazz pianists of all time, exploring how…

(musical-theater, vocal-performance, season-highlights)

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KAUFMAN MUSIC CENTER PRESENTS

Meredith Monk & Vocal Ensemble with Alarm Will Sound

Friday | May 30, 2025 | 7:30 pm

ARTIST AS CURATOR Curated by Meredith Monk Recognized as one of the most unique and influential artists of our time, Meredith Monk and members of her acclaimed Vocal Ensemble join forces with new music supergroup Alarm Will Sound for a night of works spanning her singular career, including…

(classical, new-music, vocal-performance, season-highlights)

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